Jump to content
Schubi63

symbols get damaged under some circumstances (inserting a symbol into a symbol and deleting)

Recommended Posts

Hi,

 

under some circumstances you can damage your symbols / your scene.

 

 

Watch the attached video to see how to reproduce the issue.

But the steps should be something like the following:

 

1. create a rect

2. make it a symbol (get rid of it from your artboard)

3. use the symbol e.g. 3 times by dragging out of the lib

4. group the 3 symbols

5. make the group a symbol as well

6. drag that group-symbol once again by dragging it from the lib, so you have 2 group-symbols

7. drag the single rect-symbol out of the lib

8. modify the hierarchy by dragging the single rect-symbol into one of the group-symbols to make it a child object

9. delete that new child object (the rect-symbol)

 

 

Cheers, Stefan.

 

 

@MEB: Maybe this was the reason how I damaged my file (reported bug "AD crashes when moving artboard around" ?!?

AD_SymbolFckUp.mov


Affinity Designer | Affinity Photo | Affinity Publisher

macOS Sierra 10.13.6;
MacBookPro (13 inch, Early 2015); 3.1 GHz i7 CPU; 16 GB RAM

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Please note there is currently a delay in replying to some post. See pinned thread in the Questions forum. These are the Terms of Use you will be asked to agree to if you join the forum. | Privacy Policy | Guidelines | We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.